Welcome to the website of award-winning author Summer Wood
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Summer Wood is the author of RAISING WRECKER, which received the 2012 WILLA Award for Contemporary Fiction and is a Book-of-the-Month Club selection. Her first novel, Arroyo, was published in 2001 by Chronicle Books. She divides her time between Taos, New Mexico, and New Orleans, Louisiana.
Okay, so I partly just wanted to write that for the alliteration... but, really, the advance readers at BookBrowse have weighed in wildly in favor of this book. I'm so delighted! Here's one response, from Jill S. of Eagle, ID: "What… Read More >>
If you're planning to attend the 2010 Trade Show for the Northern California Independent Booksellers' Association, please come by the Authors' Reception to visit. Food, wine, bound galleys of WRECKER, and a couple dozen authors who… Read More >>
Thanks to everybody who came out to hear me read from WRECKER in Santa Fe on Sunday, October 4. I got to comment on the challenges of giving voice to children in literature for adults, and to meet readers and writers from around the state and as… Read More >>